Definition of prime lens in English:

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prime lens

noun

Photography
A lens of fixed focal length.
Example sentences
  • Did you use prime lenses or a zoom lens?
  • However there are a couple of reasons that pros would use a prime lens over a zoom.
  • I now use zooms much more than in the past; A - because they are now so good; B - because they are so versatile; and finally C - because one zoom takes up a lot less space and weight than several prime lenses.

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